triad dj profile

by Ryan Snyder


DJ handle: DJ KhanFliK What it means: Khan is just an Asian name; FliK is a nickname from good friends, so I put the two together.

Real name: Phillip Eller What I play: Hip hop mostly, but also the drum-and-bass subgenre jump-up.

Catch me at: I throw shows at Time Out Sports Bar in Kernersville every Sunday, Brewski’s Tavern in Greensboro, Lu Lu’s Bar in Greensboro, private birthday and bachelor parties, and all events as a resident DJ at Time Out Sports Bar along with my partner DJ Strictdawg.

Upcoming shows: This Sunday at Time Out Sports Bar.

Got in the game: 2008 and still going strong!

Why I do it: Because I love all music! DJing keeps my mind where it needs to be. I also play drums, guitar and bass as well. I just love anything to do with music Influences: DJ AK1200, DJ Dara, Dieselboy, Tantrum Desire and Terravita.

First pro gig: Freddie’s on Marshall Street in Winston Salem.

Studio work: Some self-produced work under the name KhanFliK Promotions and Entertainment.

Favorite technique: Beat juggling and scratching.

Signature mix: “Drp tha Bass, Rok tha House” by KhanFliK Personal playlist: Hip hop and dubstep, but pretty much everything else.

Favorite albums: Any album by Tantrum Desire.

My gear: Macbook, TRAKTOR software with a TRAKTOR controller.

Website: I’d like to add: I book and promote a show every Sunday at Time Out Sports Bar in Kernersville at 727 E. Mountain St. Any local talent, DJs, MCs or bands that want a little time to shine, contact me on Facebook to get booked to play and be heard as I got a chance to be heard. My goal is to give everyone a chance to play and to make sure everyone has as much fun as possible.